Marathi Film Industry is slowly turning to be a major attraction for number of Bollywood stars. After biggies like Amitabh Bachchan, Riteish Deshmukh, Akshay Kumar, Sanjay Leela Bhansali, Ajay Devgan among others, the next B-town celeb to join this troupe is none other than bold and beautiful Desi Girl 'Priyanka Chopra'!
Priyanka Chopra who left her mark not only in Bollywood but also internationally is now gearing up for regional cinemas like Marathi, Bhojpuri and Punjabi. Her production house, 'Purple Pebble Pictures' is said to make production debut this year through an upcoming Marathi film 'Ventilator' directed by Rajesh Mapuskar (Ferrari Ki Sawaari). While the film is said to feature a list of well know veteran Marathi film and theatre actors, the shoot will begin in February and release during Ganpati.
Talking about her production debut in Marathi film, an elated Priyanka said to the media, 'At the end of the day, we are storytellers and that is only enhanced by being able to tell stories in varied languages. Regional cinema in India has such amazing depth and great cinematic talent. It's been long cherished dream to be able to tell stories in various languages reaching the heartbeat of our country. There is a huge audience for these films and I am very excited to be a part of these 3 amazing projects".
Well we are too excited and eagerly waiting to know more about the film and also feel that with so many Bollywood actors investing in regional cinema, Marathi film industry is surely bound to grow.